Surfing

 
Cover: Surfing
 
 

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Summary

Surfing is not just a great summer sport; it also has amazing health benefits as well. Readers will learn more about the history of surfing, how to get started safely, and the various health benefits of the sport.

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Leveling

  • Accelerated Reader® Quiz: 117820
  • Accelerated Reader® Reading Level: 6.1
  • Accelerated Reader® Interest Level: MG
  • Accelerated Reader® Points: 1.0

BISAC Subjects

Table of Contents

  • Surfing Around the World
  • Which Board Is for You?
  • Safe Surfing
  • Surfing the Environment
  • Surfing Is Good for You!
  • Glossary
  • For More Information
  • Index
  • About the Author

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Contributors

Author: Jim Fitzpatrick

Jim Fitzpatrick has been an active skateboarder since the steel-wheeled days of the 1950s. Past editor of Transworld’s Skateboarding Business, he has been a frequent contributor to skateboard magazines and is the author of Tony Hawk. In 1994, he founded the nonprofit International Association of Skateboard Companies and is currently vice president of USA Skateboarding. A California native, he lives in Santa Barbara, California, where he is head of the Santa Barbara Montessori School.

Content Adviser: Thomas Sawyer, EdD

Professor of Recreation and Sports Management, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, Indiana

 

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